Python PRAW – Getting the permalink of a comment in Reddit
In Reddit, we can post a comment to any submission, we can also comment on a comment to create a thread of comments. Each comment has a permanent static hyperlink affiliated to it. Here we will see how to fetch the permalink of a comment using PRAW. We will be using the
permalink attribute of the
Comment class to fetch the permalink of a comment.
Example 1 : Consider the following comment :
The ID of the comment is : fvib7aw
The permalink of the comment is : /r/aww/comments/hczt0c/i_got_adopted_by_this_beautiful_pup_this_weekend/fvib7aw/ The complete URL of the comment is : https://www.reddit.com//r/aww/comments/hczt0c/i_got_adopted_by_this_beautiful_pup_this_weekend/fvib7aw/
Example 2 : Consider the following comment:
The ID of the comment is : fv9qvgo
The permalink of the comment is : /r/redditdev/comments/hbjhnk/reddit_announces_an_upcoming_overhaul_of_how_bots/fv9qvgo/ The complete URL of the comment is : https://www.reddit.com//r/redditdev/comments/hbjhnk/reddit_announces_an_upcoming_overhaul_of_how_bots/fv9qvgo/
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